Things to do in London this Friday

It's time to clock off, wind down and get your weekend on. Here's our pick of the best places to sate that Friday feeling

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Fantastic ideas for things to do on a Friday, just in case you've left it to the last minute, plus the best entertainment, nightlife and events happening in London this Friday. The weekend starts here...

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  • Bush Hall presents...

    Every so often the Show and Tell team take over this beautiful music venue in Shepherd’s Bush with intelligent, all-headline bills featuring some of the most erudite comics in the land. Tonight you can catch multi award-winning Alan Partridge sidekick and poetical shamble Tim Key, plus support from 2014's triumphant Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award winner John Kearns, Aussie charmer Felicity Ward and moustachioed maestro Mike Wozniak.

    Bush Hall, Oct 24

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  • The Antlers

    The Brooklyn trio headline with their hazy psych-folk and intricate, brass-speckled indie rock. The set list here will focus on their new album 'Familiars': downbeat, hypnotic stuff that's strange and moving.

    Hackney Empire, Oct 24

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  • Made London

    A huge range of colourful, beautiful and original craft and design will be on sale at this Marylebone fair which allows buyers to meet the people who do the creating. More than 110 artists, makers and designers will showcase glassware, textiles, jewellery, ceramics, furniture and much more in a friendly, informal atmosphere. All four floors of the beautiful Sir John Soane Church opposite Great Portland Street Station will be in use, and its double height crypt will house a café selling drinks and light meals.

    One Marylebone, until Oct 26

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  • Booka Shade

    German electro-house duo Booka Shade touch down in London to unleash some lush dancefloor sonics and chunky beats. The line-up for this big all-nighter also boasts Boris Brejcha and Krankbrother.

    Electric Brixton, Oct 24

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  • Wildlife Photographer of the Year

    Celebrating its fiftieth year, the renowned competition exhibition returns to the Natural History Museum with images of the most extraordinary species on the planet captured by professional and amateur photographers. Attracting record number visitors each year and over 40,000 entries you can preview the talent on show and even have your say with the People’s Choice Award that includes stunning under water views of Australian sea lion pups playing to the unlikely vision of a texting monkey. Get in quick as voting closes on Sep 5.

    Natural History Museum, until Mar 31 2015

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Bush Hall presents...

Every so often the Show and Tell team take over this beautiful music venue in Shepherd’s Bush with intelligent, all-headline bills featuring some of the most erudite comics in the land. Tonight you can catch multi award-winning Alan Partridge sidekick and poetical shamble Tim Key, plus support from 2014's triumphant Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award winner John Kearns, Aussie charmer Felicity Ward and moustachioed maestro Mike Wozniak.

Bush Hall, Oct 24

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